Making your landscape more water efficient does not require completely redesigning it or spending a lot of money. Simple changes such as altering watering schedules, relocating plants, or adding mulch are an easy way to get started. Whether you have already established your landscape or are starting anew, Florida-friendly landscaping can start small and can be phased in over time. Pick one of the nine principles here, and get started!
Each of the buttons below leads to detailed information about applying the principle in Fort Lauderdale. To read all nine principles in one place, visit the University of Florida - IFAS Extension webpage on Florida-friendly Landscaping.